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Newsletter Research; 07 November 2019



Consultation Day: MUI-Start Program and TWF
When: 14 November 2019, 10:00 – 12:00 h
Where: Research Services & Innovation, Fritz-Pregl-Str. 3, 5th floor, 6020 Innsbruck

Technology consultation hour (Technologiesprechstunde) with Ascenion
When: 14 November 2019, 10:00 till 16:00 h
Where: Research Services & Innovation (Fritz-Pregl-Straße 3, 5th floor)
Description: Dr. Dior Baumjohann will answer your questions concerning intellectual property rights, inventions, patenting, commercialization and much more. Ideas and possible inventions can be discussed, regardless of how concrete your ideas or concepts are.
Registration via 
Further information: website technology transfer 


Open Calls

FWF Call: Career Development for Women Researchers
Target group: highly qualified female researchers
Deadline: 13 December 2019 (date of postmark)
Further information: 

FWF - bilateral French-Austrian Joint Research Projects
Target group: all researchers
Deadline: 09 January 2020 (date of postmark)
Further information:

Multiple Sclerosis – Call 2019 (Multiple Sklerose Forschungsgesellschaft)
Target group: all researchers working in the field of multiple sclerosis
Deadline: 16 December 2019
Further information: 

Houska prize 2020 
Target group: Austrian Universities, Austrian Private Universities, Austrian Colleges, Austrian Academy of Sciences (ÖAW), Institute for Science and Technology Austria (IST Austria)
Deadline: 30 November 2020
Further Information: 
Application only online:  



Applications for a guest lecture within the MUI lecture series must be addressed to the Vice president for Research and International Affairs. In case of approval the Medical University of Innsbruck will cover the travel fees of the guest speaker (Train ticket 2nd class or flight ticket economy class) as well as the hotel accommodation in Innsbruck.
Application only online under following address:
Deadline: 31 January 2020
Further information: 

New FWF-Programme: 1000 Ideas Programme
Target group: qualified principal investigators—both established researchers and those at the beginning of their career—who work or want to work at Austrian research institutions
Deadline: 15 January 2020, 14:00 h
Further information: 

2019 call for membership to the existing European Reference Networks (ERNs)
Deadline: 20 November 2019
Further information: 

FFG - 2. Call Young Scientists
Target group: young scientists
Deadline: 04 December 2019, 16:00 h
Further information: 

FFG - 7. Call – Talents regional
Target group: all researchers
Deadline: 05 December 2019, 12:00 h
Further information: 

Prof. Brandl-Preis 2019 
Target group: scientists working in the fields of Biotechnology, Genetic Engineering, Enzyme Technology, Cell Culture, Chemistry or Physics
Deadline: 31 December 2019
Further information: 
Online Application: 

FAQ on FWF the Project Stage now Available 

Launch of the European Commission’s D&E Booster  

New Job Opportunities at EMBL
Alongside exciting Group Leader positions and Postdoctoral Fellowships, there are job vacancies at various sites, including:
Curator, EMBL-EBI (apply by: 5 November)
IT Systems Engineer, EMBL Barcelona (apply by: 6 November)
Cryo-Electron Microscopy Specialist and Cryo-Electron Tomography Specialist - EMBL Imaging Centre, Heidelberg (apply by: 12 November)
Web Developer, EMBL Heidelberg (apply by: 13 November)
Purchase Officer, EMBL Rome (apply by: 20 November)
Impact Manager (Business Analysis), EMBL-EBI (apply by: 28 November)


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